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Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Norma Jean Harris was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, Oct. 17. The winners were Ferne Roberts, first high and Norma Jean Harris, second high. Joyce Gage will be the...
Miles speaks on Mobile Museum of Earth History
Lamar Democrat/Melody Metzger Matt Miles, with the Mobile Museum of Earth History, spoke at the Tuesday, Oct. 17 meeting of the Rotary Club in...


Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
October 30 – November 3 MONDAY- Swedish meatballs and pasta, California blend vegetables, zucchini and tomatoes, hot roll, rosy applesauce. TUESDAY- Chicken pot pie,...
Area 4-H members participate in clothing competition
COLUMBIA- Livia Dumm and Kelton AuBrey from Jasper were two of 87 Missouri youth that participated in a clothing construction and consumerism contest during State 4-H...
Stone’s Throw to host Trivia Night fundraiser
Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre is hosting its first Trivia Night fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 11, starting at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $80 per eight-person team. Participants...
One Christmas Night to be performed at Stone’s Throw
Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre is proud to announce their upcoming production of One Christmas Night, a family comedy by John Trent and produced by...


The City Clovers 4-H Club elected their officers for 2017-2018 during their September 17 meeting. They are, front row, left to right, Trey Shaw, games leader and photographer; Kileigh Ball, games leader and photographer and Sadie Bull, games leader; back row, left to right, Ryan Davis, reporter; Mycah Beth Reed, secretary; Kaitlyn Davis, president; Lexi Phipps, vice-president and Ashlynn Ball, photographer. Not pictured is Blaine Shaw, treasurer. CITY CLOVERS 4-H CLUB
By RYAN DAVIS Reporter The first meeting of the year for the City Clovers 4-H Club was held on September 17, at the Wolf Center in Lamar. New...


Lamar Democrat/Melody Metzger
Past O’Sullivan Industries employees gathered at Tractors BBQ in Lamar at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 12. This group meets twice a year, once in April and once in October and as evident, there is always a very good attendance. For more information regarding the meetings contact Ruth Ann Cooper at 417-424-3269. Past O’Sullivan employees gather at Tractors


Entries sought for BCMH 2017 pet photo contest
Barton County Memorial Hospital will once again be accepting pet photos for this year’s contest. The deadline to enter an 8x10 matted photo will be October 25. Entries may...
Lamar Democrat/Richard Cooper
Chad Stebbins told the story of Democrat editor and publisher Arthur Aull at the Barton County Historical Society, October 8. He is the author of All the News is Fit to Print, the Aull biography. He holds a portrait of Aull, one of the treasures of the Historical Society. Arthur Aull biographer mesmerizes Historical Society
Arthur Aull biographer mesmerizes Historical Society w/pic in this folder and cutline – italicize lamar democrat and democrat throughout By...


Nathan’s Place, located at 105 Gulf St., on the northwest corner of the Lamar square, is providing a chance for families to sit down and eat together every Tuesday, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This family dinner night offers healthy meals, while giving parents a chance to see what their children are doing at Nathan’s Place. For more information call 417-681-0982 or visit their website at aokyouth.org. Anyone is welcome to join them for dinner. Nathan’s Place to offer free weekly family dinner night


Full Gospel Tabernacle to feature women’s conference
Full Gospel Tabernacle, located at 1601 Hagny in Lamar, will feature a Women’s Fall Conference and Luncheon, “Beautiful Journey” on Saturday, Oct. 28, 12 noon. The speaker...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Betty Gideon was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, Oct. 10, at the Lamar Senior Center. The winners were Ferne Roberts, first high and Kathy Jenkins, second high. Norma...
Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
October 23-27 MONDAY- Chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, wheat roll, sliced peaches. TUESDAY- Sausage patties or bacon, oven hash browns, orange juice,...
Harvey and Jean Buzzard, Lamar, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on October 6. Helping them celebrate were their family, along with their new first great-grandson, Gentry Allen, who was born September 26, to Cody and Regina Buzzard, Wichita, Kan. Buzzards celebrate 60th anniversary